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Verizon Wireless And Time Warner Cable To Deliver Great Video Entertainment, Communications And Internet Experiences — For The Home And On The Go In Wilmington, North Carolina

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June 20, 2012

Karen Schulz
Karen.Schulz@VerizonWireless.com
864-987-2006

 

Keith Poston
keith.poston@twcable.com
919-573-7111

WILMINGTON, NC — Verizon Wireless and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) today announced they are teaming up in the Wilmington area to give new and existing customers greater choice, value and convenience in their wireless and entertainment packages.  Customers in Wilmington can now purchase packages of Time Warner Cable video, Internet and voice services and Verizon Wireless smartphones and tablets from both companies and may be eligible to receive a Visa prepaid debit card valued up to $200.

Markets launching today include many cities in Wisconsin, North and South Carolina and Northeast Ohio.  Earlier this year, Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless kicked off their joint marketing initiative in Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio; Kansas City, Kan.; and Raleigh, N.C.  Both companies expect to launch these packages and services in additional Time Warner Cable communities in the coming months.

Customers can select their combination of services from a range of offers that include video, Internet, home phone and mobile service.  Time Warner Cable’s Ultimate Internet and SignatureHome® are also available to be packaged with a Verizon Wireless offer.  

“This is a big win for customers looking for a more complete entertainment and communications offering for inside the home and wherever they go,” said Christine Whitaker, area vice president of operations – Eastern NC, Time Warner Cable.  “The joining together of products and services from Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless into a single offer provides customers more choice, convenience and greater value.” 

“Wireless, entertainment and communications are important to our mutual customer base,” said Jerry Fountain, regional president, Verizon Wireless.  “Collectively, our goal is to deliver a solid product with long-term value to the end user, resulting in an enjoyable experience.  Time Warner Cable continues to deliver the highest quality entertainment and communications services in Wilmington and the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is the perfect complement to round out the package.”

For additional information, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/twc or www.twc.com/verizonwireless.  Customers can sign up for these packages in person at a Verizon Wireless Communications Store or over the phone at 1-888-535-0187 or 1-800-TWCABLE. 

For customers who wish to sign up in person, these packages are available at the following retail locations in the Coastal and Wilmington area:

Wilmington

  • 318 S. College Road
  • 4512 Oleander Drive
  • 1158 Miltary Cutoff Road

Jacksonville           

  • 1122 Westeren Blvd.

Morehead City

  • 5112 Hwy 70

Whiteville

  • 26 Northfield Ctr

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 93.0 million retail customers, including 88.0 million retail postpaid customers.  Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 80,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD).  For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.  

About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high‐speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and, through its NaviSite subsidiary, managed and outsourced information technology solutions and cloud services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com, www.navisite.com, and www.twcmedia.com.

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